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METALS-Copper falls on concerns slowing economic growth to dent demand

Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Why pay a broker mark up? SINGAPORE, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Copper prices edged down on Thursday because of worries that slowing global economic growth will cause a fall in demand for industrial metals. Three-month copper on… Read More

What’s Going On With Dr. Copper?

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Demand is the issue right now, but the outcome of trade talks and Fed easing will have a big impact going forward. By MALEEHA BENGALI Oct 08,… Read More

Copper Prices Fall on Weak Manufacturing Data

Charles Beckett eventually bought out the other stockholders, including his father, and managed the company until his death in 1960. His daughter, Jo Ann Dixon, continued to manage the company until her sons, Steve and Leon Dixon, joined the company in the early 1970’s. Updated Oct. 1, 2019 The price of copper fell Tuesday after… Read More

Dr Copper Says The Global Economy Has Caught A Cold, Or Something Worse

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. A modest fall in global production of copper ought to be… Read More

Copper Prices Set to Rise, Bernstein Predicts

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. Sept. 17, 2019 3:28 pm ET Munshi Ahmed/Bloomberg Photograph by Munshi Ahmed/Bloomberg The key copper-to-gold price ratio’s extreme lows will be short-lived, with copper prices… Read More

Copper Extends Rebound on Optimism About Trade

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Copper prices rallied Thursday, bringing their two-day climb to 4.5% on hopes that coming trade talks could relieve some pressure on the global economy. Copper for December… Read More

Copper usage to double in next decade

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Wood Mackenzie forecasts the wind industry will be the most copper-intensive form of power generation over the next decade as it looks to install 650GW of new wind… Read More

METALS-Copper steadies but demand doubts keep prices near two-year lows

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. * Tin and zinc hit lowest since 2016 * Nickel up 50% this year * Premium for… Read More

Fall in Copper Prices Threatens to Drive Metal Shortages

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. The recent slide in copper prices threatens to limit investment in new mines, a trend that industry analysts and executives say could lead in coming… Read More